Title From IGY to IPY; photo documentation of Norwegian scientific polar research during the last 50 years
Author Balto, A.K.
Author Affil Balto, A.K., Norwegian Polar Institute, Polar Environmental Centre, Tromso, Norway
Source Polar Research in Tromso, Vol.2008, p.14-17, . Publisher: University of Tromso, Roald Amundsen Centre for Arctic Research / Norwegian Polar Institute/ Polar Environmental Centre, Tromso, Norway
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 86319. CRREL Acc. No: 63005322
Index Terms organizations; expeditions; history; polar regions; Antarctica; Arctic region; polar regions; academic institutions; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; research
Abstract Describes photographic collection of Norwegian Polar Institute, which comprises 90,000 items from polar areas, with earliest material dating from 1872. Images represent both Norwegian and international activity in Arctic and Antarctic. Also describes specific project to address problem of missing research pictures from past 50 years.
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 293097